The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Desktop Engineer
Rank 870 952 950
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 12 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.011% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.012% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 24
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £32,909 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +4.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Senior Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 11 £40,000 +8.10%
London +41 9 £52,500 +34.61%
City of London +30 9 £52,500 +31.25%
East of England +21 1 £45,000 +55.17%
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Senior Desktop Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
4 10 (52.63%) Finance
5 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
6 8 (42.11%) SCCM
7 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
7 7 (36.84%) Citrix
8 6 (31.58%) Service Management
8 6 (31.58%) MS Office
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL
9 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 5 (26.32%) DNS
9 5 (26.32%) Sage
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (26.32%) Office 365
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
10 4 (21.05%) User Experience
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (21.05%) VMware
10 4 (21.05%) MSI
10 4 (21.05%) Firewall
11 3 (15.79%) SCOM
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
12 2 (10.53%) Service Design
12 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MSI
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Service Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Service Design
3 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) Application Discovery
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) Fund Management
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Citrix
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Sage
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter